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Subtopic: Measuring Societal Well-being

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  • National Well-being Measures, March 2014 18-Mar-2014
    This article is published as part of the ONS Measuring National Well-being Programme. The programme aims to produce accepted and trusted measures of the well-being of the nation - how the UK as a whole is doing. The article outlines the latest changes to the measures of national well-being and is part of the ongoing refinement of measures.
  • Measuring National Well-being: Children's Well-being, 2014 06-Mar-2014
    This article proposes a draft set of measures of national well-being for children aged 0 to 15. The measures are the latest output from the ONS Measuring National Well-being (MNW) programme and are released alongside a draft set of measures of national well-being for young people aged 16 to 24.
  • Measuring National Well-being - Young People's Well-being, 2014 06-Mar-2014
    This publication proposes a draft set of measures of national well-being for young people aged 16 to 24. The measures are the latest output from the ONS Measuring National Well-being (MNW) programme and are released alongside a draft set of measures of national well-being for children  aged 0 to 15.
  • Commuting and Personal Well-being, 2014 12-Feb-2014
    This article expands on regression analysis previously published by ONS looking at which factors matter most to personal well-being. It uses data from the Annual Population Survey to examine the relationship between commuting and personal well-being when other factors that may affect well-being are held constant.
  • Household Satellite Accounts - Valuing Voluntary Activity in the UK 12-Dec-2013
    Voluntary activity was worth £23.9 billion in the UK in 2012, 1.5% of GDP. Its evolution since 2000 and methodological approaches are discussed in this article.
  • Personal Well-being Across the UK, 2012/13 23-Oct-2013
    This bulletin presents experimental statistics from the second Personal Well-being Annual Population dataset, April 2012 to March 2013. Overall estimates of personal well-being are provided for each country of the United Kingdom, as well as for lower level geographies in England, Scotland and Wales.

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